Chris Hedges / Truthdig and Mr. FishOct 1, 2018
Many Southern whites continue to lie to themselves and the world about the Civil War and the antebellum South. These lies perpetuate the evil they seek to hide. Dig deeper ( 12 Min. Read )
Barbara Myers / TruthdigAug 15, 2018
Historically questionable aspects of Ken Burns and Lynn Novick's celebrated series raise issues about the renowned documentarians’ responsibility to the public. Dig deeper ( 5 Min. Read )
By Marjorie Cohn and Jonathan MooreOct 24, 2017
The destruction wrought by the U.S. military’s spraying of deadly chemical herbicides is one of the most tragic legacies of the conflict. Dig deeper ( 6 Min. Read )
Barbara Myers / TruthdigOct 20, 2017
The Ken Burns-Lynn Novick documentary fails to grapple with the issue of U.S. culpability. If America is not honest with itself, we will never learn the lessons of the war. Dig deeper ( 10 Min. Read )
Bill Zimmerman / TruthdigSep 30, 2017
On Oct. 21, 1967, over 100,000 demonstrators, students, pacifists, hippies and anarchists descended on Washington, D.C., to protest the Vietnam War. Dig deeper ( 8 Min. Read )
By John Pilger / JohnPilger.comSep 22, 2017
The revisionism never stops. The blood never dries. The invader is pitied and purged of guilt while "searching for meaning in a terrible tragedy." Dig deeper ( 6 Min. Read )
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